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At 60, Arroyo Seco’s climbing guide still reaches some of the world’s most rugged peaks | Winter sports

Maybe you saw him at Taos Cow or on the Wheeler Peak trail. You may have seen him help an injured skier at Taos Ski Valley, where he works as a ski patroller, or descend from the ledge along Highline Ridge on a powder day. But what you might not know is that this local […]

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New ice climbing guide provides solid insight for beginners and experienced adventurers

By Phil BrownWinter came a little late this year, but it’s here, and people are climbing the ice again in the Keene Valley and elsewhere in the region. Many people don’t see the appeal of going up frozen waterfalls with sharp crampons and sharp tools. When I finally tried (at age 59), I quite enjoyed […]

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Client sues climbing guide for dislodging fridge-sized block and dropping rope

Home » Climbing » Client sues climbing guide for dislodging fridge-sized block and dropping rope A man is suing a climbing guide and the Association of Mountain Guides of Canada for “negligence and breach of contract” which led to a near-fatal rock climbing accident this summer. In July 2021, Ian Manson of Whistler, BC was […]

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Mount Everest has at least 100 coronavirus cases, climbing guide says

Kathmandu, Nepal – An expert climbing guide said on Saturday that a coronavirus outbreak on Mount Everest has infected at least 100 climbers and support staff, giving the first full estimate amid official Nepali denials of a COVID-19 cluster on the highest peak in the world. Lukas Furtenbach of Austria, who last week became the […]

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Climbing guide says at least 100 virus cases on Everest

Through Binaj GurubacharyaAssociated Press Updated: May 22, 2021 Posted: May 22, 2021 Mountain guide Lukas Furtenbach speaks to The Associated Press in Kathmandu, Nepal on Saturday, May 22, 2021. Furtenbach, an expert climbing guide, said on Saturday that an outbreak of coronavirus on Mount Everest has infected at least 100 climbers and support staff, giving […]

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Climbing guide says Mount Everest has been hit by at least 100 COVID-19 cases

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be out of date. Please look at the timestamp on the story to see when it was last updated. An expert climbing guide said on Saturday that a coronavirus outbreak on Mount Everest has infected at least 100 climbers and support staff, giving […]

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Climbing guide says coronavirus outbreak on Mount Everest has infected at least 100 people

KATHMANDU, Nepal — An expert climbing guide says a coronavirus outbreak on Mount Everest has infected at least 100 climbers and support staff. This is the first comprehensive estimate among Nepal’s official denials of a Covid-19 cluster on the world’s highest peak. Lukas Furtenbach of Austria says his estimate is based on confirmations from rescue […]

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Climbing guide: everything you need to know

Photo by Cade Prior on Unsplash As spring approaches, climbers everywhere are dusting off their gear. The warmer weather is a welcome sign for those looking to scale nature’s obstacles. However, if you’ve never had the chance to experience rock climbing for yourself, the sport’s technical demands and seemingly exclusive nature can be off-putting. In […]

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The Sims 4: Snowy Escape Climbing Guide

The Sims 4: Snowy Escape climbing skill is one of the new additions in the frosty Japanese-inspired expansion pack. With 10 skill levels to master and the daunting peak of glacial Mount Komorebi waiting to be conquered, you’ll want to gear up your Sims and prepare them for the climb. But it is not immediately […]

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Adirondacks Climbing Guide Service Will Not Open

A climber climbs the Empress Route on Chapel Pond Slab in 2018. A leading guiding service, Adirondack Rock and River, has decided to remain closed to guided climbs until the COVID-19 pandemic subsides. Photo by Phil Brown. By Mike Lynch A major guiding service in the Adirondacks does not plan to open this summer for […]

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Vail Ice Climbing Guide Never Takes Safety For Granted – CBS Denver

VAIL, Colorado (CBS4) – There are few things in nature more breathtaking than a spectacular ice formation. Especially one that spans the side of the mountain in Vail, Colorado. (credit: CBS) “It’s just euphoric,” said Colorado Mountain School guide Sarah Janin. Ice climbing is not for everyone. In fact, it’s not for most. But for […]

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Women-Only Climbing Guide Business Thrives in Central Oregon | Outside

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Work: Kel Rossiter, ice climbing guide | Work | Seven days

Click to enlarge Matthew Thorsen Kel Rossiter Last name: Kel Rossiter City:Burlington Job: Climbing and ice guide, Adventure Spirit Kel Rossiter proves that a person can get work done while playing. It helps people to climb mountains, whether covered with ice or not. He flies clients to Smugglers’ Notch, the Adirondacks, and the White Mountains […]